70.095 .... B&F 1760
Red-green Carpet Chloroclysta siterata (Hufnagel, 1767)
Status .....Generally quite a common moth at many sites. Away from the Trent Valley, Red-green Carpet is much more numerous and readily attracted to MV light.
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Photographed at Gamston Wood October 2013
 
     
Green form) photographed at Kirton Wood April 2014
 
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Photographed at Lound Wood March 2011
 
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Photographed at Lound Wood September 2003   Photographed at Sherwood Forest September 2008
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Red-green Carpet
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Lound Moth Group. Colin Watkin. Graham and Anona Finch. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Phil Lee. David Hursthouse. Sheila Wright (Nottinghamshire macro moth reports 2003-2012). Sean Tobin. Wil Heeney. Tim Sexton. Dave Morton. Andy Ashley. Phil Cadman. Robert and Jill Carlyle. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Graham Birkett.

You can contribute your own records to help us gain an accurate status of this species in Nottinghamshire. Send an Excel spreadsheet of your records via the 'contact us' link at the top of the homepage.

Updated December 2017

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